InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition
Young innovative company with a great business idea? Enter the All-Island Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition for your chance to win a share of €280,000 CASH.
Seedcorn 2013 competition now closed for applications.
November 2013 - Regional Winners announced. Find out more
October 2013 - 24 Seedcorn Regional Finalists announced! Find out more
October 2013 - 2013 Judges just announced. Find out more
The Seedcorn competition mirrors the real life investment process and can greatly improve your ability to attract investment for your business by helping you and your business become investor ready. The competition is aimed at early and new start companies that have a new equity funding requirement. By taking part, previous Seedcorn finalists have attracted millions of pounds worth of new equity funding.
There are nine cash prizes up for grabs and entrepreneurs compete against each other regionally before competing for the all-island Best Early Stage and Best New Start Company titles. Every business idea submitted is reviewed by our investment experts and companies are given individual feedback. Short listed companies also get a unique opportunity to pitch to investors and business leaders.